Patna, May 23 : In a drive against illegal liquor trade, huge quantities of foreign liquor was seized in Darbhanga and Bhagalpur districts and three people were arrested in this connection.
According to a report from Darbhanga, 90 cartons of foreign liquor were recovered from a vehicle intercepted for checking at Biraul under Ghanshyampur police station area in the district. Driver and his associate were arrested during the operation in this connection, police informed. In a separate operation in Darbhanga district, 123 bottles of foreign liquor was seized from the courtyard of the residence of one Dilip Sahni at Karkoli village under Ghanshyampur police station area in wee hours today. Raids were being carried out on Nab Dilip who managed to escape from the spot, police stated.
Another report from Bhagalpur said a total of 51 cartons of foreign liquor was seized from a pickup van under Naugachia police station area late last night. Driver of the vehicle was arrested soon after the recovery of illegal liquor, said the police superintendent Nidhi Rani. (UNI)